McALESTER — A helicopter assists in the installation of an air conditioning unit in Oklahoma State Penitentiary’s H-unit on Tuesday. OSP Warden’s Assistant Terry Crenshaw said the installation is part of a continuing effort to have properly working air systems in all of the prison’s units. The prison has had issues with air conditioning over the years and Crenshaw expects that the current repairs with alleviate those issues.
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Students and parents prepare — it's time for spring break!
Krebs schools, perfect attendance
Krebs Public Schools has recognized its students with perfect attendance during the first semester of the school year:
School hosts 'Cat in the Hat' Guinness record attempt
Fill a room with 191 smiling, enthusiastic individuals — including 171 early childhood students — along with music, dancing and a costumed feline with a funny hat, and what do you get?
An attempt to help set a new Guinness World Record.
City council to take action to fill vacant Ward 4 seat
McAlester city councilors are set to begin the process to fill the now-vacant Ward 4 council seat.
Fortnightly celebrates 110 years of community serviuce
The board of directors for McAlester Fortnightly, a volunteer club within the General Federation of Women’s Clubs, celebrated their 110 years of community service during the February meeting.
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Savanna student honored to win first McAlester STAR title
Trevor McBane says having renowned country music singer and instrumentalist Roy Clark serve as one of the five judges who selected him as the first McAlester STAR made winning the title even more special.
Son of God set for Saturday free showing in McAlester
Because of the winter weather that hit the area last Sunday, The King’s House Church of McAlester has added another free showing of “Son of God” this weekend.
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